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Sep 27, 2010 3:30pm PDT
the toys for the kids. that is my point. >> thank you. >> i am from indonesia. fathoming donald's in antony sher, they do not have any -- the mcdonald's in indonesia, they do not have any problems, and no one set a rule to ban the toy is. it is so much fun for my niece and my nephew to come, and it brings happiness to my family. a i strongly object to this ordinance. >> how did you find out about the hearing today? >> if you will get your phone and check that they are off, we would appreciate it. >> i am just wondering how you heard about the hearing today. i appreciate it. >> her friend told her about it. >> do you know if they have been funded by fast-food companies? >> china news. >> i am opposed to this resolution. the main reason is i am a proud father of kids. my house has regulations. the government needs to stay out of my house by dictating what i can feed my kids my kids are allowed to have fast food once a month. they are my responsibility. the part of the world i came from, they dictated what we could eat and what we could wear. i am trying to raise a family to stay out
Sep 19, 2010 6:30am PDT
. >>> we turn now to the largest muslim nation, indonesia, christians have been growing. most recent incident happened this week, 10 suspects were invoed in an attackagainst 2 christian pastors. >> reporter: attackers stabbed this ministerin the stomach and attacked this man with a planck. one of the injuried pastors said they were approached by a group of motorbikes. indonea's president calls on police to hold the attacker accountable. he said we must uphold the law. there isno room for violence to be committed against anyone for any reason. murharli barda has been named a suspect in the attack. muslim extremists that have warned mems of the filalfia batak church. a mob similar to thisone gathered at the local mosque and tried to prevent the christians from meeting at the church. pastor>> some through stes. others were calling us infadels and pigs and yelling obscenities. some said burn the church, close it down. >> it is located in a densely populated muslim area. the christian worshippers refused to back down. every week 20 or so return to pray defieing threats and intimidation. a
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Sep 29, 2010 5:00pm EDT
the man who left her. she and obama moved to indonesia where obama lived for four years. >> glenn: people can't understand why obama went to hawaii. how did -- why did mom say that barack should go away? how did it happen? >> this is an incredible story. when they got to indonesia, lola who was believed by ann to be an anti-colonialist, anti-western guy, turned out to be more pro-western and more anti-communist than she thought. he went to work for the suharto government fighting communists in indonesia. he took a job at an oil company. they moved into an affluent neighborhood. and obama's mom by obama's account became embitter and began to accuse her husband lolo of being a sell-out. >> glenn: this is not conjecture. >> this is not. >> glenn: this is fact and it comes from obama. what did obama write himself about lolo? >> obama said he would overhear loud disputes between the mother and the stepfather in which the stepfather would say why are you yelling at me? i'm among your people, meaning white people. she would say they are not my people. she said to obama do not listen to t
Sep 29, 2010 7:00pm PDT
homepage at >>> two strong earthquakes shook indonesia today. the first earthquake measuring 6.6 and struck before 2:00 a.m. our time in a sparsely populated part of eastern indonesia. the second registered 7.2 created a tsunami warning went out but was listed a short time later. so far no reports of injuries or damage. >>> civil unrest brought to europe as marchers marched to protest measures put in place by the european union. the biggest protest took place in spain where they stage there first strike in eight years to the unemployment rate in spain is 20%, about twice the average of other countries. the protesters are happy about budget cuts they say disproportionately affect workers while sparing bankers and traders that helped bring a global economic crisis. >> that unrest among with new concerns weighed on wall street today as stocks traded lower for most of the session. the nasdaq shed 3.3 of. >>> a new online poll suggests fewer than half of the american workers take a lunch break. the poll conducted by a company said 47% of those responding say they almost always tak
Sep 29, 2010 5:00pm PDT
indonesia but the tsunami danger has now passed. there were no reports of damage even though it was a magnitude 7.2 quake that struck west of the papua province. it is prone to earthquakes and volcanic activity. in 2004, an earthquake caused a tsunami in indonesia that killed more than 200,000 people. >>> next, the controversy behind mammograms and when women should get them. why new information released today is adding to the confusion. >>> banking on tragedy. st scammers from the san bruno fire. >> it is nice to be paid middle class salary. >>> underpaid and overworked. would a bonus help teachers help make the grade in the classroom? >>> triple digits remain in the east bay. however we are going to undergo more cooling for tomorrow. the south bay 11:00 a.m., only whenhewe'l tell you when the l will return in the seven-day forecast coming up. [ ruiz ] reliable tools started as a brick and mortar store. we sell lathes, mills, high-tech equipment. i had an idea to go ahead and put up a couple of items on ebay, and they brought more than our expectations. meg whitman gave me the tools
Sep 29, 2010 1:30am EDT
symbol, a quarter of the fund is in finance, and 15% in materials. what is it to like about indonesia. >> reporter: the index is up 90%. japan and south korea are expanding their operations, and south korea sees indonesia as the place to go, and so they're going there, and that is fueling huge growth. >> tom: clearly these three exchange traded funds have provided a lot of rewards for people who have been in here early. but what is the risk in trying one type of frontier or even an emerging market? >> in emerging markets, you only want about 5%. and that will offset some of the poor performance with the american markets. if you put 5%, and it returns, you've done well. >> tom: you can read debra's article at, and there is a link to it on our website as well. thanks so much, debra borchart, she is a reporter with >> susie: the crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd, the smell of the popcorn-- baseball is america's favorite pastime. but now it has run into the roadblock of the economic meltdown, and baseball is being battered. filmmaker ken burns examines t
Sep 29, 2010 11:00am PDT
mcsweeney, abc 7 news. >> all right, terry, thanks. we have break news from indonesia where officials say a 7.4 magnitude earthquake has hit off the coast of indonesia. meteorological agencies say the shallow underwater quake has the potential to trigger a tsunami. the quake that struck just over 30 minutes ago was centered 15 miles beneath the ocean floor. we will continue to follow this story and bring you the latest on >> the state attorney general's office says it will appeal a federal judge's decision to halt the execution of convicted murderer and rapist albert brown. brown was scheduled to die tomorrow night at 9:00 but judge jeremy fogel has now issued a stay saying he wants more time to consider the state's new lethal injection procedures. the stay was issued after the judge was told to reconsider his position to allow the execution. the state has invited fogel to vilt the san quentin death chamber to clear up any questions. the state supply of one of the drugs expires on friday and the company that makes it says more will not be available for several months. that m
Sep 24, 2010 4:30am EDT
>>> and crash is and burn, a small plane goes down at an air show in indonesia. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. i'm amara sohn. >>> today we begin with one step forward, two steps back. small business legislation cleared congress yesterday. however, divided democrats punted on a vote to preserve middle class tax cuts until after midterm elections in november. nbc's tracie potts joins us from washington with the latest. good morning, tracie. >> amara, good morning. what to do about taxes? the senate has confirmed what the house said, that this is not going to happen before you go to the polls in november. senate democrats got together, but could not agree on how to move forward. the issue is whether or not to preserve the bush tax cuts for everyone or just for the middle class and let taxes go up on the wealthy. it is a political hot potato headed into november, not one that the democrats now say they want to touch before you go to the polls. however, what they did back, a small business bill, $30 billion, a new fund to help small businesses g
Sep 9, 2010 7:00pm PDT
indonesia. it will increase local employees in charge of development by about three times from the current 110. nissan says it hopes these measures will double its market share in thailand and indonesia to over 10%. the carmaker forecasts that the southeast asian auto market will exceed 3 million in five years, up from 1.9 million in 2009. japanese automakers including nissan are focusing on asia as domestic market is not expected to grow. >>> colombia was once known as one of the most unsafe countries in the world. in recent nears it's enjoyed steady growth with big improvement in security. now colombia is trying to attract more foreign investment, especially from asia. nhk world's sakai tells us more. >> and this year, we became the number one country, latin america, in business climate. we're number one in latin america, number 37 in the world. so we need to continue going that direction. >> reporter: when colombia's former trade minister visited tokyo in july to woo japanese investors, he declared his country one of the world's most ideal investment destinations. but it's not a
Sep 9, 2010 6:00am EDT
. the president of indonesia writing a letter to president obama urging hill to step in and stop the planned burning of korans at a florida church nine years after the terror attacks. now pakistan wants the burning astopped, calling it, quote, a crime against humanity. cnn's ed henry is working on it at the white house. pastor terry jones out florida outreach center said he's not convinced that backing down is not the thing to do. >> the vatican is also weighing in on the controversy. the church calling pastor jones' choice outrageous and brave. today, a large islamic group will announce an initiative to distribute 200,000 copies of the koran to replace the 200 copies that pastor jones plans to burn. we'll be joined by reverend larry rymer, he's the minister of a church in gainesville. he's trying get pastor jones to call off the koran burning. >>> we've got extreme weather to look at now, what's left of tropical storm hermine wreaking havoc across the dallas-ft. worth area. look at this, four funnel clouds. came out of nowhere. tearing apart a city block. leaving behind a cloud of d
Sep 19, 2010 11:00am EDT
you've got to have a gimmick. it's like i grew up in mumbai and obama grew up in indonesia as a kid so he's got to have this world view. it's a 1i8y construct. and as you pointed out there were mistakes in it too. >> d'souza told me this was a psychological theory he had devised. what do you make of this argument that o'babama is adopt these anti-clonal policies and believes in this because of his dad? >> i think americans in general forget that the individual is separate from the sins of the father, that somehow a belief system is passed on through oz mossis from the father to the son especially when they last met when they were 10 years old. look, we've seen these sinister psychological profiles of presidents that began with woodrow wilson. we saw a lot during nixon, clinton, george w. bush. they're always hyperpartisan and hyperparanoid but rarely do they leap to the cover of a respected national magazine like "forbes." and that's part of the trouble here. it's a sign of the rise of the partisan media. and the columbia journalism review was right to call this snaer journalism. >>
Sep 24, 2010 12:00pm EDT
white house called the speech utterly outrageous and very offensive. >>> in indonesia, a fiery accident during an air show is caught on tape. [screams] >> a horrified crowd looked on and the pilot came in too low. he survived and he's in critical condition >>> back here in the u.s., it could be a long day for lindsay lohan. she's due in court at this hour after she failed a drug ordered drug test. she was just released from rehab and the viablelations could land her in jail for a month more. >>> and you could call it an off night for two robbers in colorado. the men entered a liquor store and called the man to get on the floor. their night didn't stop there. the same night, they attempted another robbery and ended up both getting shot. they're expected to recover and they'll face charges. >>> still ahead on eyewitness news at noon. as you take another live look outside. the forecast the 2 1/2 minutes away. >>> first, let's look at today's midday stocks. ,,,,,,,,, >>> welcome back, today, we're joined by nutmeg, a cute name. >> it's been a long time since i've had nutmeg on my l
Sep 3, 2010 8:00pm PDT
signatures from across the country. from canada, taiwan, indonesia, china, and hong kong. we have signatures of our neighbors and members of the local chinatown association organization that has a 150-year history in the audience tonight. we have a 97-year-old lady in the audience tonight to see if we improve. >> happy birthday. [applause] >> in the audience tonight are members of the public to support 605 kearny street, and i would like to thank them all and ask them to stand up to be acknowledged. commissioner garcia: maybe we need to see who was against it. it's seems like everybody stood up. >> thank you. san francisco is a great city with great people and a great government. the government believes in protecting our property rights and the rights of our citizens. when the project is finished, we will gladly pay the increased property tax. the business and local sales tax revenue will help the city. we are living in tough economic times. i hope the board will please support the request to proceed with this project. it will be a great addition to chinatown and to san francisco,
Sep 3, 2010 6:00pm PDT
en su juego de exhibición. >> maría leticia: para finalizar un niño de 2 años de indonesia, se está librando poco a poco del cigarrillo. >> alejandro mendoza: ñl se hizo famoso cuando un video dio la vuelta al mundo. >> maría leticia: llegó a fumar 2 cajetillas por dia >> alejandro mendoza: al ser llevado por un sicólogo, el niño descubrió que hay más cosas que fumar y fumar. >> maría
Sep 12, 2010 6:30am PDT
pakistan they burned the u.s. flag, the indonesia, the presidenwarns of an interfaith bklash. >> what is being planned by reverend terry jones and followers in florida, the united states of america, before the publics burn the holy koran, not only with the feelings of the islamic but i am also certain the feelings of the followers of other faiths can threaten peace and security. >> in the gaza strip, the hamas prime minister vowed allegiance to the koran and called pastor jones a criminal liar. in the u.s. clergy were quic to condemn the plans as well. >> i say shame on you. >> bearingwitness against your neighbor is against the koran and bibles. we have to be here. >> even president obama weighed in on the safety of the u.s. citizens abroad. >> ts stunt he is talking aboupulling could greatly endanger our young men in women in iraq and afghanistan. >> mission's experts say these kinds of events can be catastrophic for christians in muslim lands. >> christians arou the world will suffer. there is almost no doubt about that. we will most likely see christians killed because of these ko
Sep 5, 2010 1:00pm EDT
long. if you go into the streets of indonesia or malaysia or pakistan, the streets of lahore and say to them what they think about sheikh osama bin laden. >> when was the last time you were in indonesia. >> about three or four months ago. >> i've been to both places. i would say the polling is also consistent with my personal observations. >> if there was an election between any leader of the muslim countries in the world today and sheikh osama bin laden, he would win hands down. >> except there are elections in half the muslim world and the muslim fundamentalists let alone the jihadis do terribly. last time they got one seat. >> i'm not propagating the idea of democracy and freedom because these things are anathema to muslim. these fellows are more -- >> they're not popular because they are -- elections in pakistan, there are elections in india. there are elections in indonesia. >> if you go to any ordinary practicing muslim in any part of the muslim world, we believe the sharia needs to be implemented. >> how do you explain when there are elections they don't vote for these people.
Sep 28, 2010 5:30pm PDT
these is how, you know, is about the largest islamic nation in the world, indonesia. only a quarter of f americans know that most people in indonesia are muslims. at a time when islam is very much in the news, when barack obama spent some of his youth in indonesia, you would think it might be higher. less than a quarter of americans know that. questions about religion in public schools very interesting. the highest single response rate that was correct on any of our questions was to a question under the supreme court rulings can a teacher lead a class in prayer? nearly 90% of americans correctly said no. in a public school a teacher cannot lead a class in prayer. but on a similar question, can a teacher read from the bible as an example of literature? most americans also say no. incorrectly. >> woodruff: alan cooperman, what should we take away from this? why do you come away from this with theories about why people don't know as much as we think they should or do. >> a whole variety of ... on the public school question people think there are greater restrictions on the teaching of
Sep 3, 2010 5:00pm EDT
crime. the man reaches for a case of pepsi. >>> indonesia's smoking toddler has apparently kicked the habit. a or the clerk uses an unusual weapon to fight off a robber. and a fan take-down caught on tape at the u.s. open. we're about to do stories that make you say what? indonesia's smoking toddler has kicked the habit. his parents said they let him smoke because he threw tantrums when he was denied cigarettes. the video of the boy puffing away sparked international outrage and he was put in rehab. psychologists say he stopped asking for cigarettes after he was removed from his environment and introduced to more child friendly occupations. >>> a man with a 21 versus a man with a case of pepsi. who wins? a ft. worth texas store caught the acas a robber tried to climb through the window but an employee was arm with cans. soda. he started tossing at the guy, hitting him in the head. the clerk got away with $400. how did that happen? >>> and a brawl broke out in the stands of the u.s. open last night. it started when a woman told the man to stop using the "f" word. she said to hit him if
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Sep 10, 2010 12:00am EDT
wingnut who thought it was a good idea. yet they still protested in afghanistan, in indonesia and it is going to spread, despite the fact that nobody condoned it. where were the voices of mod on the mosque? there were none. -- where was the universal condemnation of the 9/11 attack? >> reporter: where is the condemnation of the imam rauf who said we are an accessory to 9/11 who won't condemn hamas, who said osama bin laden was made in the u.s.a.? where is bloomberg analyzing his background. why is the state department paying for his trip to the mideast, trippi? >> i don't know the answer to that. i think they believe this was going to be good in terms of projecting -- >> sean: so we pay for his trip to the mideast? >> i don't agree with the mosque being built there. >> sean: stop for a second. why wouldogy administration pay for this radical imam's trip to the middle east? >> again,'s. part of the communication in those countries that we are -- >> sean: so we've got to prove -- [ talking over each other ] >> sean: america helped indonesia, kuwait, iraq, afghanistan. what proof do w
Sep 9, 2010 4:00am EDT
right thing. >> reporter: jones says his actions are from a message from god. in jakarta, indonesia, protesters call it a symbol of hate asking the u.s. government to step in and for muslims to stay calm. military, religious leaders are among those asking for the pastor to cancel the event. >> it only calls for new hate and violence. >> i am disheartened by the clear unequivocal condemnation of this disrespectful disgraceful act that has come from american religious leaders of all faiths. >> reporter: dove and the world outreach center congregation have received hundreds of death threats and church members now carry weapons. an isolated protest launching international concerns of widespread ramifications. leanne gregg, nbc news. >>> well, in ohio yesterday president obama turned up the heat on the republican party, continuing his assault on the gop policies that he says put the economy in a rut in the first place. the president also talked up his own economic plan to prop up the middle class by raising taxes on the wealthy. nbc's steve handelsman has more. >> reporter: in the electi
Sep 3, 2010 4:30am PDT
the world, sparking outrage and catching the attention of indonesia's leaders. they sent that child to rehab for a month. and apparently he kicked the habit. the boy had been smoking 40 cigarettes a day. the thing is about it, he's a toddler but looks so -- he looked so -- >> sophisticated? >> he looked so adult. >> exactly. at least they're getting him help now. it is 4:50. we want to check in with rob. the labor day weekend is here. >> finally here and we have a cooling trend. the fog is really thick along the coast. no fog in san jose. san francisco, will you see the blanket of clouds. 58 degrees, that is down quite a bit from 24 hours ago. this time yesterday morning we were close to 70. that cooler air is spilling in. we will be watching those patchy low clouds and dense fog. if you use highway 1 or 17 west of the south bay this morning, you will run into thick, low clouds. for the afternoon, still warm inland. 90s out there. but temperatures trending down as we head through labor day weekend. unfortunately today as the sea breeze takes time to build, we have another spare the
Sep 8, 2010 6:00pm EDT
taking to the streets in afghanistan and indonesia. at cairo university, where president obama gave his address to muslims, egyptian officials see trouble ahead. >> it may not last long, but there will be of very deep wound that will last much longer. >> it is in afghanistan where the u.s. and other international forces are most at risk for retaliation. extreme views can play into the hands of moslem extremists. for them, this is a gift they will likely take maximum advantage out. bbc news. >> details of the psychological present that one woman experience. she describes this in her memoirs, which arrived on bookshelves today. we have this from vienna. >> this is the story of a horrifying ordeal. captured at the age of 10, she was kept in a cellar by her kidnapper. in the book, she describes how she was starved and beaten. she was forced to clean house at naked, and he called her -- half naked, and he called her his slave. but she says it was less about sex and more that he wanted something to cuddle. as well as violence, there was psychological manipulation and abuse. she says she t
Sep 6, 2010 4:00am PDT
indonesia boy who set off a global uproar thanks to smoking 40 cigarettes a day has undergone treatment and apparently kicked the habit. a psychologist helped the boy quit through therapy focusing him on play instead of nicotine. his local school is also providing him with a free education and housing for the boy and his family to keep him away from bad influences. >>> wall street is off today for the holiday, but here's an early look at how trading ended friday heading into the long weekend. the dow closed at 10,447 after gaining 127 points. the s&p rose 14 and the nasdaq added 33. taking a look at overseas trading this morning, in tokyo, the nikkei jumped 187 while in hong kong, the hang seng climbed 384. >>> investors saying so long to summer will get back to work on wall street tomorrow trying to figure out what direction the american economy is headed in. traders breathed a big sigh of relief friday after highly anticipated job figures showed the economy lost 54,000 jobs last month, much less than most analysts expected. while unemployment rose to 9.6%, the private sector created 6
Sep 13, 2010 6:30am EDT
crafts from countries such as china, japan, the philippines and indonesia. >>> an underground discovery made in southern maryland. >> it's a dolphin skull that is estimated to be 16 million years old. it was found in calvert county. these are pictures from the excavation from calvert cliffs. it was found three months ago and this weekend students from an evolution class at harrisburg university helped dig the whole thing out. a paleontologist from the calvert marine museum said the dolphin was underwater. it died and was covered. the fossil will be on display at the museum in just a few weeks. >>> 6:53. sticking with that theme, carving out a big storm in the atlantic, igor, this one 150 mile-per-hour winds, the eye about 15 nautical miles apart. and the storm itself looks very healthy and looks like it may strengthen a little bit today. goes through these eyewall replacement cycles and may weaken a little there and into the open waters of the atlantic ocean. julia behind it, no threat to land but watching igor. category 4 storm may briefly hit category 5, gradually weaken and then spre
Sep 3, 2010 5:30pm EDT
their meat is really halal. after 400 years of silence, a volcano in indonesia has erupted for the second time in a week. >> a wake-up call for the people living around this mountain. for the third time, a volcano has erupted. shelters have been set up and thousands have been fleeing from the mountain slopes. many were woken in the early hours. >> tremors were so scary. >> this activity has brought the first eruption since 1600. a monitoring station has been set up. >> this morning the volcano erupted again with a thundering sound. we felt the tremor is 8 kilometers away. this is the biggest one. >> but for the residents who fled, -- the volcano was dormant so long that scientists don't understand its eruption patterns. precautions such as these face mask are still being taken as smoke continues to dispute over the area. for local children, temporary measures include improvised lessons. in the days since the eruption, many villages turned to ancient methods. many of them rely on the land. >> this ritual is meant to pray to our ancestors to pray for our safety. >> authorities contin
Sep 24, 2010 4:00am PDT
crashed and burned. a small plane goes down in flames at an air show in indonesia. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hole and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation including the pacific time zone. i'm amara sohn. >>> yesterday, divided democrats punted on a serve to move to after november. incomes's tracie potts joins us with the latest. good morning, tracie. >> reporter: good morning. the international is confirming what we heard from nancy pelosi and the house, they will not deal with the tax issue until after november's election, after you go to vote. senate majority leader harry reid say they go sat down with democrats in the senate but couldn't work out an idea of how they would proceed with this in the senate. the idea here is whether or not to preserve the bush tax cuts for everyone or just for the middle class and let taxes go up on the wealthy. it's a political hot potato. not one democrat seems to want to touch this before everyone goez to the polls. they backed a small business bill, now going to the president's desk. $30 billion to set up a n
Sep 24, 2010 6:00pm EDT
in an air show in indonesia. the crash was seen by hundreds of school children at the show. the pilot, the only person on board the single-engine aircraft was rushed to the hospital in critical condition. >>> the redskins hit the road. will the starting left tackle be on the field to protect mcnabb? lindsay murphy has the latest in your sports edge. >> good evening, from watkinsville high school. i'm lindsay murphy n. five minutes, we'll kick off our game-of-the-week between watkins mill and clarksburg. >>> in nfl news, the 1-1 redskins hit the road and they will play the 0-2 ramos sunday and mike shanahan will not say whether hainesworth will be active for the game or not and other players questionable, chris horton and armstrong and williams. they will be gametime decisions and speaking of trent williams, there is -- on that and after suffering a knee contusion and brain in last sunday's loss to the texans. if williams is unable to g the coach is confuddent in his backup's ability. >> we got a good situation. had jamal play the left side and is a player to the left side and th
Sep 25, 2010 1:35am EDT
to survive. this is one of them. during an air show in indonesia, a small plane burst into a fireball. somehow, the pilot got out and survived. he is in the hospital with serious injuries. the spectators who witnessed the crash included hundreds of young school children, including kids in kindergarten. >>> surveillance video showed masked men entering a lick core store only to make a quick exit when a clerk fired a shot into the ceiling. minutes later, the same robbers tried to go into a different liquor store and hold it up. that clerk also armed, and ended up shooting them both. the two men in the hospital, but are expected to be okay. >>> tomorrow is an important day for parents nationwide. this is an opportunity for all of us to clean out our medicine cabinets and turn in unused or retired prescription drugs, no questions asked at three sites throughout our community. >> the drug enforcement agency will then incinerate the drugs. as andrea mckaren reports, that simple act could save a life. >> i was out here when i heard screams upstairs, ran upstairs to find out what was
Sep 8, 2010 6:30pm PDT
says the book burning endangers u.s. soldiers. there have been protests in places like indonesia. secretary of state hillary clinton has called the ent sgraceful. iran has suspended the sentence of death by stoning for a woman convicted of adultery. the foreign ministry spokesman told state television the verdict would now be reconsidered, but did not say what had prompted the review. in 2006, the woman was convicted of adultery, a capital crime in iran. her sentence sparked global outrage. the european commission condemned it as brick. an investigationy bp and has attempted to spread th blame for the gulf oil spill. bp said it was partially at fault in a report published on the company's website. it did not admit grows link -- gross negligence. the oil giant said a series of human and technical players by contractors caused the oil platform to explode and sank in april, killing 11 people. analysts estimate potential cost from upbraiding to the spill could exceed $50 billion. moreews coming t of the u.s. >> obama in ohio with a big speech. the u.s. president has unveiled a new pl
Sep 3, 2010 6:30pm EDT
. after 400 years of silence, a volcano in indonesia has erupted for the third time in a week. this is the strongest yet. >> a wake-up call for the people living around this volcano. the volcano has erupted for the third time. shelters have been set up for thousands fleeing. many were woken in the early hours of the morning. >> tremors were so scary. >> this activity has brought the first eruption since the year 1600. a monitoring station has been set up. >> at 4:38 the volcano erupted again. we felt the tremor is 8 kilometers away. >> this is the biggest one. i suspect this is the last one. >> but there is uncertainty. that is because the volcano was dormant so long that scientists don't understand its patterns. precautions are still being taken because smoke continued to spew ominously over the area. for local children, temporary measures include improvised lessons. in the days since, many villages have turned to ancient methods. many of them rely on the land for their food. >> this ritual was meant to pray to our ancestors to pray for our safety. >> authorities continued to make all
Sep 7, 2010 6:00pm PDT
lying dormant for four hundred years, a volcano in indonesia has erupted for the fourth time in 10 days. it was the biggest eruption of the volcano since it rumbled back to life in late august. ash reached villages of 25 kilometers away. tens of thousands of people had to be evacuated from villages on the mountain slopes. experts say the activity could foreshadow a former district of explosion in the coming weeks. but the amount it also settled down again after letting off some steam. look at -- after 400 years. >> i do not know if i would stick around to be honest. but you should stick around. i will be back after a short break with the "in depth, i will be looking at the integration of minorities here in germany. so do not go away. ♪ >> one of the world's most unconventional orchestras. ♪ >> and then the next one -- >> its conductor. ♪ and their common dream. a musical marathon for a very special interpretation. [applause] ♪ >> the beethoven project, starting october 9 on dw-tv. >> welcome back. a fierce debate is underway in germany about the integration of minorities. it was
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